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In situ monitoring of flash-light sintering of copper nanoparticle ink for printed electronics.
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PMID:  23138346     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
In this work, a flash-light sintering process for Cu nanoinks was studied. In order to precisely monitor the milliseconds flash-light sintering process, a real-time Wheatstone bridge electrical circuit and a high-rate data acquisition system were used. The effects of several flash-light irradiation conditions (irradiation energy, pulse number, on-time, and off-time) and the effects of the amount of poly(N-vinylpyrrolidone) in the Cu nanoink on the flash-light sintering process were investigated. The microstructures of the sintered Cu films were analyzed by scanning electron microscopy. To investigate the oxidation or reduction of the oxide-covered copper nanoparticles, a crystal phase analysis using x-ray diffraction was performed. In addition, the sheet resistance of Cu film was measured using a four-point probe method. From this study, it was found that the flash-light sintered Cu nanoink films have a conductivity of 72 Ωm/sq without any damage to the polyimide substrate. Similar nanoinks are expected to be widely used in printed and flexible electronics products in the near future.
Hyun-Jun Hwang; Wan-Ho Chung; Hak-Sung Kim
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-11-09
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nanotechnology     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1361-6528     ISO Abbreviation:  Nanotechnology     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-9     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101241272     Medline TA:  Nanotechnology     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  485205     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang University, Haengdang-dong, Seongdong-gu, Seoul 166-791, Korea.
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